embriagado
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embriagado(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (drunken)
a. drunk
¿Viste lo embriagado que estaba Ronaldo con el ron que tomó anoche?Did you see how drunk Ronaldo was with all the rum he drank last night?
b. inebriated
El reporte de la policía dice que el conductor estaba embriagado cuando estrelló el carro.The police report states that the driver was inebriated when he crashed the car.
c. intoxicated
Los amigos de Betty no la dejaron manejar después de la fiesta porque era obvio que estaba embriagada.Betty's friends didn't let her drive after the party because she was clearly intoxicated.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(elated)
a. drunk
Carlos se sintió embriagado de felicidad cuando Cristina aceptó su propuesta de matrimonio.Carlos felt drunk with happiness when Cristina said yes to his marriage proposal.
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embriagado
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. intoxicated
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embriagado
adjective
1 (borracho) drunk; inebriated (formal)
El conductor embriagado no consiguió controlar el coche El elefante embriagado cargó contra las chozas
2
embriagado de éxito drunk with success
El cantante, embriagado de éxito, sonreía al público que le adoraba
embriagado de poder power-crazed
Se rió, embriagado de poder, todo el mundo convertido en una hormiga, en su mente.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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